foodpanda group announces series of acquisitions in Europe

After acquiring businesses in India and Mexico, foodpanda takes over multiple food delivery companies in Central Eastern Europe

  • foodpanda acquires in Serbia, Montenegro, and Bosnia & Herzegovina, in Croatia and in Hungary
  • foodpanda establishes itself as market leader in each of these countries and targets market leadership across Central Eastern Europe

Berlin, 17th December 2014: Global online food delivery marketplace foodpanda today announces another series of acquisitions in Serbia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Montenegro, Croatia and Hungary.
Just weeks after consolidating the market in India and Mexico, through the acquisitions of TastyKhana and PedidosYa, foodpanda also targets market leadership in Central Eastern Europe. The region plays an important role in foodpanda’s global strategy.
In Serbia, Montenegro and Bosnia & Herzegovina, foodpanda takes over foodpanda will merge operations under the Donesi brand and customers will have access to an increased number of over 550 restaurants.
Moreover, foodpanda has acquired the online food delivery company in Croatia offering food delivery and take away from hundreds of restaurants. Pauza was founded in 2008 and will continue to operate under its own brand.
Through the acquisition of, foodpanda also ensures market leadership in Hungary. NetPincer has been in the market since 1999, partnering with over 550 restaurants in all major cities in Hungary.
Ralf Wenzel, Co-Founder and Managing Director of foodpanda group: “foodpanda has always been focusing on Central Eastern Europe as one of the most important food delivery markets. The recent acquisitions strengthen our leading position and will allow for an even better and more comprehensive offering to our customers”.
About foodpanda
foodpanda group is the leading global online food delivery marketplace, active in 41 countries on five continents. The company enables restaurants to become visible in the online and mobile world and provides them with a constantly evolving online technology. For consumers, foodpanda/hellofood offer the convenience to order food online and the widest gastronomic range, from which they can choose their favorite meal on the web or via the app. foodpanda operates in India, Thailand, Indonesia, Pakistan, Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei, Vietnam, Taiwan, Bangladesh, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Hong Kong, Philippines, Russia, Ukraine, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, Georgia and Serbia. hellofood operates in Brazil, Mexico, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Lebanon, Qatar, Egypt, Nigeria, Morocco, Kenya, Ghana, Senegal, Ivory Coast, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Algeria. Delivery Club operates in Russia. Tastykhana in India, NetPincer in Hungary, Donesi in Serbia, Bosnia & Herzegovina and Montenegro, and Pauza in Croatia.